The Public Telecommunication Company - STC Specialized , is the only national licensed operator providing the business sector, and the governmental, industrial and commercial sectors with services and solutions addressing instant collective wireless communications.
STC Specialized is considered the executive arm of the Saudi Telecom Company – STC whose mission is implementing solutions for Critical Communications, by aiming at boosting the communication channels between ambulatory and fixed working groups in various business sectors, at the highest standards of efficiency and effectiveness.
STC Specialized took off into KSA skies in 2005 supported by a royal decree of the wise leadership of the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, to provide its unique services and solutions, responsive to the need for instant and continuous communications among groups in both governmental and business sectors, in addition to supporting Muttawifs campaigns to facilitate communications among pilgrims (of the Sanctified House of Allah); thus achieving great strides along the path of success until it:
- gained its clients' satisfaction
- earned its users' confidence during a short period of time
- spread widely
This motivated STC Specialized to develop more solutions and unique services approved by the Telecommunications Authority through strategic partnerships with the largest network manufacturers in the world, which resulted in a revolution in the wireless communications world in the Kingdom. STC Specialized is dedicated to provide telecommunication services specifically designed to meet the needs of each sector according to its requirements, by providing operation rooms that provide innovative solutions based on the nature of commercial operations, including TETRA solutions that are characterized by the highest safety standards required by vital activities and special-type of industries like those of the oil, gas and petrochemical sector.
STC Specialized has also developed modern solutions to its services so that instant group wireless communications have become possible through different types and systems of ordinary smart devices and tablets without having to use specially designated items.
STC Specialized provides PTT solution with extended coverage utilizing LTE wide coverage and services. This solution provide extended PTT features through many rigged radios and high industrial standards.
As KSA’s only approved PTT services provider, STC Specialized is building on its 10+ years of experience in Enterprise Communications PTT network operations by offering three types of TETRA Services to KSA’s CC community:
- STC Specialized TETRA Silo is a purpose-built and operated solution for customers who need their own, exclusive CC TETRA network (e.g. Oil & Gas, Petrochemical, & Government etc.), that offers the benefits of expert Operations and Management (O&M) from STC Specialized ; converts much of the usual CAPEX for such an under-taking to OPEX, and enables customers to focus upon their core business rather than maintaining their specialized tools
- STC Specialized TETRA Silo+ offers customers all the benefits of TETRA, but with significantly reduce the Total Cost of Ownership (TCO), than associated with their own network, by allowing multiple customers to share) TETRA network resources but partitioning the network to facilitate smooth, secure and separate utilization. At the moment, Silo+ is only deployed for the Western Region of Saudi Arabia
Silo Managed Services allows the customer to out-source the operations, management, expansion and/or refresh of an existing TETRA network to the experts at STC Sspecialized , greatly reducing the costs and challenges associated with managing such a network on their own.